Minor in Security Studies

This minor is available to students registered in a 120 credit hour Bachelor of Applied Computer Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Community Design, Bachelor of Computer Science, Bachelor of Informatics, Bachelor of Management, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Science (Medical Sciences) program.

Students need 18 credit hours, 6 hours of which must be drawn from list A. The remaining 12 credit hours must be chosen from list B. Credits must come from at least 2 different departments or programs.

LIST A

  • POLI 3565.03: Contemporary Security Studies
  • POLI 3576.03: Defence Policy in Canada
  • POLI 3596.03: Explaining Global Conflict and Violence
  • SOSA 2181.03: Explaining Crime and Criminal Behavior
  • SOSA 3120.03: Social Conflict
  • SOSA 3283.03: Globalized Security and Justice: the Challenge of Global Crime and Terrorism
  • INTD 4013.03: Environmental Conflict and Security
  • INTD 4006.03: Global Poverty and Human Rights
  • HIST 2055.03: War and Society since 1945
  • HIST 2340.03: The Cold War
  • CTMP 2101.03: Apocalypse: The Revolutionary Transformation of Politics and Culture
  • CTMP 2203.03: Bio-Politics: Human Nature in Contemporary Thought.

LIST B:

  • POLI 2520.03: World Politics
  • POLI 2530.03: Foreign Policy in Theory and Practice
  • POLI 3440.03: The Politics of Fear
  • POLI 3560.03: Human Development/Security at the Start of the Twenty-first Century
  • POLI 3565.03: Contemporary Security Studies
  • POLI 3576.03: Defence Policy in Canada
  • POLI 3577.03: Civil-Military Relations in Contemporary Western Society
  • POLI 3591.03: Pirates, Profiteers and Protectors of the Sea
  • POLI 3596.03: Explaining Global Conflict and Violence
  • POLI 4481.03: Theories of Violence, Persecution, Genocide
  • POLI 4521.03: Theories of International Relations I: Security Studies
  • SOSA 2181.03: Explaining Crime and Criminal Behavior
  • SOSA 2400X/Y.06: Health and Illness Across Cultures
  • SOSA 3120.03: Social Conflict
  • SOSA 3148.03: The Sociology of Addiction: Drugs, Health and Society
  • SOSA 3206.03: Ethnicity, Nationalism and Race
  • SOSA 3215.03: Migration and Identity
  • SOSA 3275.03: Crime and Public Policy
  • SOSA 3281.03: Youth Crime
  • SOSA 3283.03: Globalized Security and Justice: the Challenge of Global Crime and Terrorism
  • SOSA 3295.03: Society and the Police
  • SOSA 4205.03: Moral Panics as a Social Phenomenon
  • CTMP 2101.03: Apocalypse: The Revolutionary Transformation of Politics and Culture
  • CTMP 2203.03: Bio-Politics: Human Nature in Contemporary Thought
  • CTMP 3321.03: Representations of the Holocaust: Bearing Witness
  • CTMP 3322.03: Representations of the Holocaust : Remembrance
  • CTMP 4125.03: Hannah Arendt: Terror, Politics, Thought
  • HIST 2015.03: War and Society in Early Modern Europe, 1550-1750
  • HIST 2055.03: War and Society since 1945
  • HIST 2340.03: The Cold War
  • HIST 2504.03: Hist of Mdrn M. East 20th Century
  • HIST 2712.03: Freedom Fighters or Terrorists? Revolution, Nationalism and Anti-Imperialism in the 20th Century
  • HIST 2750.03: The Pirate and Piracy
  • HIST 3045.03: The French Revolution
  • HIST 3049.03: The First World War
  • HIST 3050.03: Europe and World War II
  • HIST 3053.03: Fascist & Nat. Socialist Europe
  • HIST 3056.03: The Holocaust
  • HIST 3373.03: Spying on the World: The CIA in American History
  • HIST 3335.03: The Cold War
  • HIST 3341.03: Rev. Amer. 1760-1820
  • HIST 3365.03: The Vietnam War
  • HIST 3373.03: The Cuban Missile Crisis
  • HIST 3452.03: South Africa since 1860
  • HIST 3470.03: Wars/Revolt 19th C. Africa
  • HIST 3471.03: Wars and Revol. 20th Cent Africa
  • HIST 3512.03: Modern History of Iran
  • HIST 4004.03: Crime and Society in Post-Conquest England
  • HIST 4401.03: State Violence, Communal Conflict and Criminality in Modern South Africa
  • HIST 4404.03: Crime and Punishment in Modern Africa
  • HIST 4987.03: The Historiography of American Foreign Relations, 1776-1945
  • HIST 4639.03: Britain, Appeasement, and the Origins of the Second World War
  • HIST 4988.03: The Historiography of American Foreign Relations Post-1945
  • INTD 4006.03: Global Poverty and Human Rights
  • INTD 4013.03: Environmental Conflict and Security

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